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Top 10 Most Memorable Songs from Bob Marley

Top 10 Most Memorable Songs from Bob Marley

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Bob Marley is considered as one of the legendary pioneers of reggae. The Jamaican musician, along with his band The Wailers, incorporate his distinct voice other styles such as ska and rocksteady. He is a pop culture icon for introducing Jamaican music worldwide. Here are some of his most memorable songs:READ MORE

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4 Famous Musicians Who Fathered [Extremely] Many Children

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Like with awards and recognitions, it seems the adage "the more, the merrier" applies to having kids. Here are some iconic musicians who fathered many children:READ MORE

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5 Famous Musicians and Their Kids in Music

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Like most professions, a career in music can also run in the family. Here are some famous musicians and their kids.READ MORE

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Damian Marley Goes Back To His Roots In ‘Living It Up’ Music Video

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Damian Marley and his adorable son recently starred in the music video for 'Living It Up.' The track is featured in Marley's 'Stony Hill' album.READ MORE

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Jay-Z, Beyonce Add Amsterdam, North American ‘On The Run II’ Tour Dates

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More fans will get the chance to see Jay-Z and Beyonce live in concert as part of 'On The Run II' tour. The couple added a couple of shows in Europe and North America later this year.READ MORE

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President Barack Obama Workout Playlist: Beyonce, Jay Z, Icona Pop Included

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Bump this playlist and see if you can get as fit as Barack and school fools on the basketball court.READ MORE

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Now That We a Have Notorious BIG Hologram, Bring These 5 Deceased Music Icons Back Digitally

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We're about to all live in a world where the hologram of the Notorious B.I.G. (just like Tupac Shakur) is another prop in music videos, at concerts and more, so why not bring these 5 deceased music icons back to life digitally as well?READ MORE

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Bob Marley Finally Has an Official Brand of Weed and Paraphernalia

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Bob Marley is as synonymous with weed as Snoop Dogg, Willie Nelson or Wiz Khalifa, if not far more so. Just walk around any college campus, or more likely find the stoners hidden away in their dorm rooms, and you'll see a litany of Marley shirts and flags marking the identity of ghanga lovers everywhere.READ MORE

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Eddie Vedder, Beyonce Cover Bob Marley’s ‘Redemption Song’ at Global Citizens Festival

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At New York City's annual Global Citizen Festival this year, the most shocking collaboration of the event was the one which included Beyonce, the queen of pop and Eddie Vedder, the king of grunge, teaming up for a rendition of Bob Marley's "Redemption Song."READ MORE

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8 Songs More Popular Live: Bruce Springsteen, U2, Bob Marley and More

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Bob Marley and The Wailers played a concert at Lyceum Theater on this date 40 years ago, which included the iconic version of the song "No Woman No Cry" that more fans are now familiar with, thanks to its inclusion on 'Legend.' The song had appeared on the equally iconic album 'Natty Dread' during 1974, but its inclusion ten years later on the posthumous compilation propelled it to new heights, earning a ranking as the no. 37 song of all time by Rolling Stone. It's not the only song that has gathered even more fame as a live cut. Here are seven other iconic numbers that still receive more play in their live forms, from Bruce Springsteen, U2, Eric Clapton and more.READ MORE

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Bob Marley's Family Wins in Unofficially Licensed Clothing Lawsuit, Case Could Set Precedent for Other Celebrities

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The estate of Bob Marley earned a big win in court recently as a judge has decided that there is too much confusion involved when consumers purchase clothing with the reggae great's likeness. As The Hollywood Reporter notes, the decision could be good news for other musicians and celebrities whose picture is used on merchandise without their consent. Fifty-Six Hope Road Music, a clothing company that is partnered with Marley's estate, argued that consumers would confuse unofficially licensed merchandise as being endorsed by the Marley family.READ MORE

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New Live DVD/Album Being Released for Bob Marley's 70th Birthday; Expect More Deluxe Rereleases of Classic Albums during 2015

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Next year marks what would have been the 70th birthday of Bob Marley, the biggest figure in "world music" history, and as you would expect, there will be a boatload of special releases on the way. The Marley family has allowed the Universal Music Group access to his back catalogue to gather up unreleased material for deluxe rereleases of classic albums, probably including Exodus, Natty Dread and more.READ MORE

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The Seven Most Expensive Guitars Ever: Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Bob Marley and More Bring in Millions

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Ten years ago on this date, a red Gibson SG was sold at auction for $570,000 at auction in New York City. As you can imagine, there was a story behind the value: George Harrison had used it during the recording of The Beatles' Revolver and John Lennon later sued the guitar while recording The White Album. Remarkably, that's far from the most that's ever been paid for a guitar at auction. In fact, seven six-strings have brought in more.READ MORE

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Bob Marley To Front Global Marijuana Brand 'Marley Natural'

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Bob Marley and marijuana have been put in the same sentence for decades, and now his name will officially be attached to the first global brand of marijuana. It will be called Marley Natural, "a premium cannabis brand rooted in the life and legacy" of the reggae legend and the Marley Family, who has recently licensed a variety of lifestyle products but hasn't until now moved into the sale of the plant itself.READ MORE

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Chance the Rapper Plays Cartoon Bob Marley in Adult Swim's 'Black Dynamite' [WATCH]

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Chance the Rapper and Erykah Badu recently appeared in cartoon form as Bob and Rita Marley in an episode of Adult Swim's "Black Dynamite." The show, a spinoff of the one of the greatest films ever made, is full of NSFW brouhaha and graphic language. You can watch the unofficial stream below, via Pitchfork, or check out the official stream with a cable/satellite subscription.READ MORE

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